Berneice Weaver, 81, of Decatur, died Friday, May 18, 2012. She was born in Huntington, W.Va., to the late Edward Clay and Edna Casey Bevan Anness. Berneice was the widow of Robert Warren Weaver, Sr., and was an active member of Brushy Knob Baptist Church. 

She is survived by a son, Mike Gothard of Jackson, Ga.; a daughter, Lynn Gothard Carlson of New Bern, N.C.; a step-son, Robert Weaver, Jr., of Fayetteville, Ga.; two step-daughters, Edna Pennington of Forest Park, and Janice Cochran of Ellenwood; numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces, and nephews.

A memorial service will be held at a later date.

In lieu of flowers, the family asks that donations please be made to the Sacred Journey Hospice Foundation, 138 Peach Drive, McDonough, Ga. 30253. Southern Crescent Crematorium, McDonough.